Philadelphia Trial Court Schedules November Trial in Benzene Case

  • Order

PHILADELPHIA –– A Nov. 13 trial date has been scheduled in a Philadelphia benzene case filed by a former garage owner who says he was exposed to benzene in gasoline and cleaning products.

In the Sept. 19 order, the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas for Philadelphia County additionally notes that jury selection will start on Nov. 9. The court will also hear oral arguments for a pending admissibility motion, if such arguments are necessary.

The plaintiffs argue that Joseph Krem was exposed to benzene in gasoline, commercial parts washers and automotive cleaning products. Krem worked in and owned a …


HarrisMartin's MDL Conference: Video Game Addiction and the Latest Mass Tort Updates

May 29, 2024 - Salt Lake City, UT
The Grand America Hotel


HarrisMartin's Mass Tort Settlements Conference - Sponsored by Milestone

June 27, 2024 - Buffalo, NY
The Richardson Hotel Buffalo